Additional Secretary (DARE) & Financial Advisor (ICAR) Interacts at ICAR-NAARM
Ms Alka Nangia Arora, Additional Secretary (DARE) & Financial Advisor (ICAR) chaired an interactive meeting with the Directors, Heads of Administration, Heads of Finance & PME in charges of the Hyderabad based ICAR Institutes and ICAR-Regional Staff today at ICAR-National Academy of Agricultural Research Management, Hyderabad.
She reiterated the use of PMFS and TSA accounts as the funding agencies are using these platforms for efficient and effective tracking of the budgets provided to the institutes. Ms Nangia stressed that financial resources are limited and hence efforts at the institutes should be made towards resource and revenue generation. She suggested to have a brainstorming session on resource mobilization strategies in ICAR and to bring these issues in the training curriculum of NAARM.
In the welcome address, Dr. Ch. Srinivasa Rao, Director, ICAR-NAARM stressed on the timely and effective utilization of budget including SCSP, TSP programs of ICAR.
Directors ICAR institutes located at Hyderabad and their representatives of IIRR, CRIDA, IIOR, IIMR, PDP, NRC Meat, ATARI-Hyderabad and NAARM presented the institute achievements and administrative/finance issues.
(Source: ICAR-National Academy of Agricultural Research Management, Hyderabad)